Samantha Barry is the executive producer for social and emerging media at CNN World-wide. Under her leadership, CNN has become the most followed and fanned news organization in the world. Samantha spearheaded CNN’s 2016 election coverage across social platforms, which received the first ever Edward R. Murrow Award for excellence in social media and aRead more..
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Cork-born Samantha Barry serves as CNN’s head of Social Media and senior director of Social News, managing all of the company’s global social media teams. Her teams span publishing, news-gathering, digital, and TV and are responsible for the largest social accounts of any news brand in the world. The path from Cork to New YorkRead more..
Cork-born Samantha Barry serves as CNN’s head of social media and senior director of social news, managing all of the company’s social media teams and working with CNN Digital leadership. Previously, she served as a social media producer and journalist for BBC World News in London. Though Barry is based in New York, she travelsRead more..
In her role as vice president and bureau chief of CNN in New York, a role she has held since 1999, Curry has contributed to CNN’s coverage of the September 11 attacks which have been broadcast around the world as well as in the United States. She is part of the decision making process atRead more..